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SIL Academic Training

Academic training in SIL focuses on preparing people to do quality linguistic fieldwork, literacy and translation.

Training Programs Worldwide

Program Locations

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North America


British Columbia

Canada Institute of Linguistics (CanIL)
Hosting Institution: Trinity Western University


Linguistics at Tyndale
Hosting Institution: Tyndale University College

United States


SIL at Biola
Hosting Institution: Biola University


Applied Linguistics Program
Hosting Institution: Moody Bible Institute

New York

Linguistics at Houghton
Hosting Institution: Houghton College

North Dakota

SIL at University of North Dakota (SIL-UND)
Hosting Institution: University of North Dakota


Biblical Exegesis & Linguistics Program
Hosting Institution: Dallas Theological Seminary

Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics (GIAL)